The Sam Houston State volleyball team got back on the court over the weekend, coming away with the tournament title in an eight-team field in matches played both at Bernard G. Johnson Coliseum and the Health & Kinesiology Center.
Brenda Gray 2017 Volleyball Camps June 18-21 and July 16-19 at Johnson Coliseum
The Sam Houston State Bearkats placed a league-high four players on the Southland Conference All-Academic teams per an announcement from league officials on Thursday, including three on the first team.
The Bearkats recently completed a book drive in conjunction with Huntsville Intermediate called ‘Bearkats4Books.' Through its efforts, the program collected 300 books.
The No. 3 Sam Houston State Bearkats gave No. 1 Texas A&M-Corpus Christi all it could handle, could not put away the Islanders in falling ,3-1, in the title match (22-25, 25-23, 26-24, 25-22) on Sunday afternoon at the Farris Center.
Sam Houston recorded a season-high .376 attack percentage advancing to the Southland Conference Tournament championship with a 3-0 semifinals victory against Stephen F. Austin.
Brooke White went delivered a match-high 15 kills and Sam Houston State hit .277 for the match to advance to the semifinals of the Southland Conference Volleyball Tournament with a 3-1 (25-16, 20-25, 25-19, 25-15) over Northwestern State on Friday afternoon at the Farris Center.
Sam Houston State finished off the regular season last weekend as one of the hottest teams in the Southland Conference and will now look to carry that momentum into the Southland Conference Tournament this weekend in Conway, Ark.
Jordyn Vaughn, Brooke White and Taylor Cunningham were each named to the all-Southland Conference team on Wednesday in an announcement from league officials.
Sam Houston State head volleyball coach Brenda Gray has announced the addition of five student-athletes to the Bearkat roster as part of the fall signing period.
The Sam Houston State Bearkats closed out the regular season on a winning note, taking down Northwestern State, 3-1 (23-25, 25-16, 25-19, 25-9) on Saturday afternoon at Prather Coliseum.
Jordyn Vaughn and Michelle Griffith each turned in double-doubles, but the Sam Houston State Bearkats saw their four-match win streak come to an end with a 3-1 (25-22, 25-17, 22-25, 25-20) loss at Central Arkansas on Thursday at the Prince Center.